kick off their preseason schedule in indianapolis against the colts. yesterday the giants played a huge game at at&t park against the divisional leading padres. rick qwan has the highlights in this morning's sports. >> good morning. before yesterday's game the giants had lost nine out of ten to the first place padres. their only victory had come in extra innings. they would need overtime to do it again. new addition jose pian did not start. he pitched in the 9th and grounded out. 2-0 in the fifth. gonzalez goes the other way. the giants finally got it late in the 7th. a splash landing. his second in the last three games. the lead was cut in half. san francisco scratched out a run off that tough padre bullpen. in the 8th pat burrell's groundout brings in mike and the game is tied. it stayed that way until the 11th with runners on first and second. bloops a single into right. mudrick with the throw home but not in time to get buster pocze. giants win 3-2 and once again just two and a half games back. >> i think every win, every game important from here on out. but especially the way they'